Ruby Tuesdays - MakerSquare

This is a study group and you are welcome to work on anything you would like in our friendly and helpful environment. Organizers and core team members of the Ruby Study group will be present to help you with any Ruby related questions. We welcome many levels of attendees: brand new beginners, coders new to Ruby/Rails, experienced Rubyists, and anyone in between. Work on tutorials, personal projects, or just network!

 

6:30 - 6:45 Arrive

6:45 - 7:10 Introductions

7:10 - 7:15 lightning talk by TBD

7:30 Code!

 

Beginners can start the install process:

http://installfest.railsbridge.org/installfest/

Beginner tutorials:

http://tryruby.org/ and http://www.codecademy.com/tracks/ruby

Intermediate:

Can work through tutorials like Learn to Programhttp://rubykoans.com/ and http://ruby.railstutorial.org/

Advanced:

You probably have ideas for what to work on, but if you want practice on Rails, we have a couple test-driven projects that are open for forking: Tic-Tac-Toe and Connect Four.

 

This event is intended to be exclusively open to people who identify as female, and is explicitly queer and trans friendly. Code of Conduct

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  • Elen A.

    Is this still happening tonight at MakerSquare?

    July 8

  • Sowjanya

    We will be taking a short summer break for our Ruby Study Group from July 8-22nd we will be resuming our study groups with a kickoff on July 29th. Please look for an email announcement for the meetup on July 29th in the next couple of weeks.

    1 · July 2

  • Sowjanya

    Please sign up for the newsletter at the bottom of the page on this website to get the Women Who Code Newsletter http://www.womenwhocode.com/

    July 1

  • Kristina T.

    Hey girls, i am really excited :) i just started to learn Ruby, or actually more reading Whys poignant guide to Ruby and do some super simple challenges. So I'm an absolut beginner!
    Also, we will have an intimate talk with Alaina in our Tech house in SoMa on Wed evening July 2nd. Feel free to join and spread the word. Let's get more female to be excited about tech! Use this link for event details:

    https://www.facebook.com/events/321454251345299/?ref_dashboard_filter=upcoming

    June 26

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